Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Maximus IV Extreme-Z  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:55
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-2500K-$246
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
76.9% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 109
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 382
QC Float 372
QC Mixed 394
87% 382 Pts
MC Int 399
MC Float 404
MC Mixed 398
60% 400 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1655 MHz, MLim: 1977 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 220
Reflection 202
Parallax 223
68% 215 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 211
Splatting 145
77% 177 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$55
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 375 385 397 398 396 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 449
Write 397
Mixed 370
SusWrite 378
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 66.1
4K Mixed 10.5
62% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 40.3
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 55.5
47% 67.2 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 124%
OCZ Trion 150 480GB-$130
205GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 332 199 279 286 289 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 481
Mixed 386
SusWrite 297
93% 416 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 38.2
140% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 198
189% 296 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
65.1% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 20.9
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 18.5
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Maximus IV Extreme-Z Builds (Compare 735 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $692
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